The UFC’s next Fight Night card goes down on September 5 at Foxwoods Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut, and has the potential to be 2014’s best fight card on free TV. A middleweight battle between Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza headlines the event, and Alistair Overeem will take on the returning “Big” Ben Rothwell in the co-main event.
It’s no coincidence that the UFC chose this particular event to showcase so many great matchups. Just up the road at Mohegan Sun Arena, Bellator MMA will read news >>
Ovince St. Preux will look to bounce back from his main event loss to Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night Bangor when he takes on Rafael Cavalcante on Nov. 8 in Uberlandia, Brazil. read news >>
Two of Ryan Bader's latest victims, Ovince St. Preux and Rafael "Feijao" Cavalcante, will look to climb back into the win column when they collide in a light heavyweight battle on November 8th at the UFC Fight Night card in Uberlandia, Brazil.
Promotion officials announced the bout on Wednesday via the official UFC Brazil Twitter account.
Both St. Preux (16-6) and Cavalcante (12-5, 1 NC) suffered sustained, one-sided beatings at the hands of Bader in their most recent outings, with St. Preux and read news >>
Matt Wiman will return to the cage for the first time since January 2013 when he squares off with Isaac Vallie-Flagg at UFC Fight Night in Austin. read news >>
Matt Wiman will return to action for the first time in nearly two years this fall. Wiman will meet Isaac Vallie-Flagg at UFC Fight Night 57.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Flyweight contenders meet this November in Texas, as Joseph Benavidez battles Dustin Ortiz.
The UFC has finally found an opponent for two-time flyweight title challenger Joseph Benavidez. In an announcement made yesterday by UFC officials, Benavidez's next fight will be in Austin, Texas, as he takes on Dustin Ortiz. Flyweight bout between #2 @JoeJitsu and #12 @DustinOrtizMMA added to November 22nd #UFCAustin http://t.co/0PwUWHWORy
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There were some pretty memorable knockouts at the UFC Fight Night 49 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which took place on FOX Sports 1 last Saturday night (Aug. 23, 2014) in Tulsa, Oklahoma, including the main event shocker that saw Ben Henderson crumble against the Brazilian bombs of Rafael dos Anjos (full results here). Watch it all unfold in the Fight Motion -- also known as "Phantom Cam" -- video above. read news >>
The Austin, Texas, "Fight Night" card is shaping up quite nicely. Joseph Benavidez will look to keep his rhythm going when he steps back into the Octagon on Nov. 22, 2014 to face Dustin Ortiz at UFC Fight Night 57, which is set to go down in Austin, Texas, from Frank Erwin Center on the campus of University of Texas.
UFC announced the match up on Tuesday.
"Joe-Jitsu" submitted Tim Elliot earlier this year at UFC 172, earning him a "Performance of the Night" bonus. The win was his first after los read news >>
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Check out the “Fight Motion” super-slow-motion highlights, including five stoppages on the main card, from this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 49 event.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
UFC Fight Night 49 saw another shake-up in the lightweight division when then No. 5-ranked Rafael dos Anjos defeated No. 1-ranked contender Benson Henderson.
This followed the UFC's announcement of Eddie Alvarez coming over to the organization to battle Donald Cerrone at UFC 178. Win or lose, it is hard to envision a scenario that does not involve Alvarez ranked in the top 15 post-178.
The lightweight title is on hold until after The Ultimate Fighter season 20 airs, and that gives the division a read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White made headlines this week after he relieved a judge of his duties during UFC Fight Night 48, which took place last Saturday (Aug. 23, 2014) at Cotai Arena in Macau, China.
White, in the midst of a self-described "meltdown," was irritated with the work of Howard Hughes, a UFC-appointed judge who was flown to the Far East on the promotion's dime to score the action at the Fight Pass event. So much so that after the first two fights, read news >>